Spyridon Mamalis is Associate Professor of Marketing and Director of the Laboratory of Marketing and Development of New Products at East Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology. Dr Mamalis holds a BSc in agricultural Economics, an MSc degree in Food Marketing and a PhD in Food Marketing.

He teaches as visiting professor undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the Department of Business Administration of the Department of Economics of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, postgraduate courses of the Democritus University οf Thrace and is a member of the Associate Educational Personnel at the Hellenic Open University.

He is a member of the Board of Geotechnical Chamber of Greece since 2003 and President of the Board since 2011. Also, he is a member of the Board of the European Confederation of Agronomists Associations, of the Board of M.A.I.CH and of the Board of ELGO DHMHTRA.

Topic: The Wine lab: The Development of structured university-business cooperation